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Ambibox Solarbuggy World Record Wirkungsgrad

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World record efficiency for solar DC charging of an electric vehicle

October 22, 2019 – Ambibox, a start-up based in the German city of Mainz, achieved more than 99 percent efficiency when charging a solar-powered vehicle developed by Bochum University of Applied Sciences. The company’s DC charging technology was employed in a research project in the Australian…

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Climate Action Programme 2030: German government plans to subsidize electric vehicles and charging networks

October 15, 2019 – The German government has adopted a Climate Action Programme 2030. The program contains subsidies for environmentally friendly passenger cars and commercial vehicles as well as electric buses. Meanwhile, charging points are set to be installed at every gas station.

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Study predicts photovoltaic and storage systems to increase fourfold by 2035 thanks to e-mobility

September 11, 2019 – E-mobility could become an important factor driving new deployment of photovoltaic installations and domestic storage systems. That’s the conclusion of a recent study looking at the role of the German photovoltaics market in the growth of e-mobility, carried out by EuPD Research…

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Electrifying vehicle fleets with solar power

July 2019 – E-mobility and photovoltaics are becoming increasingly attractive options for businesses. The “PV PROSUMER GUIDELINES FOR EIGHT EU MEMBER STATES” advises businesses on how to use their own solar installations to electrify their vehicle fleets. The German Solar Association coordinated…

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Dutch government treats 21 municipalities to smart EV chargers

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Dutch government treats 21 municipalities to smart EV chargers

September 3, 2019 – The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management announced support for vehicle-to-grid (V2G) chargers which can help balance loads on the power network by supplying power from EV batteries. By providing a €5 million grant, the ministry is helping install 472 smart…

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